Artichoke, March 2013

Artichoke, March 2013


Enjoy Australia’s most respected coverage of interior architecture, design, objects, people and products.


Optique by Smart Design Studio.
Archive | Cameron Bruhn | 1 Mar 2013

Artichoke 42 preview

An introduction to the March 2013 edition.


Artichoke Night School No. 9 at the Space showroom in Brisbane.
Discussion | Dan Cox | 29 Nov 2012

Artichoke Night School No. 9: Engaging clients

Rachel Luchetti, Paul Spiro and Dan Cox on how to win clients and keep them coming back.

More articles

The optometry store's trademark is it's colourful mirror and glass canopy which reflects colour and light around the space.
Projects | Gillian Serisier | 3 Sep 2013


Smart Design Studio played with colour and light refraction to bring a Sydney optical store into focus.

An enormous rug that breaks up the polished concrete flooring.
Projects | Sing d'Arcy | 12 Jul 2013

Goodman Unit B4

In Sydney’s industrial south, Make Creative has reimagined an old warehouse into an office with innovative interiors.

Deacons (now Norton Rose) by Carr Design Group, Brisbane (from Artichoke 3).
Discussion | James Calder | 28 Aug 2013

Legal workplaces of the future

Consultant James Calder discusses how shifting work styles and technology are changing the legal workplace.

Angled columns spear through the levels at random angles.
Projects | Margie Fraser | 28 Aug 2013

Norton Rose Brisbane

The new Norton Rose offices by Carr Design Group.

A bejewelled magpie by artist Susan Lincoln stands in the reception area.
Projects | Margie Fraser | 2 Aug 2013

Gadens Brisbane

Within a high-tech tower, new offices by Hassell bring an earthiness in response to the setting.

Murals in the marble walls, each represent a different Queensland industry.
Projects | Alice Hampson | 24 Oct 2013

Tattersall’s Club Dining Hall

The art deco dining hall at Brisbane’s Tattersall’s Club is a distinguished example of prewar architecture.

The upstairs dining room retains its opulence and gains a graphic signature.
Projects | Stephanie Williams | 18 Jun 2013

Claude’s restaurant

A Sydney institution enlivened by Melbourne’s Pascale Gomes-McNabb.

Arches underpin the design of the space.
Projects | Freya Lombardo | 17 May 2013

Conservatory, Melbourne

The new jewel of Crown Towers’ restaurant precinct, by Blainey North.

The six-metre-high ceilings are punctuated with glittering chandeliers.
Projects | Mark Scruby | 14 Aug 2013

Rosetta restaurant

For Neil Perry’s Melbourne dining room, Rosetta, BKH put opulence on the menu.

The private dining room is warm and eclectic.
Projects | Freya Lombardo | 26 Jul 2013

QT Hotel, Sydney

Eclectic and nostalgic interiors by Nicholas Graham & Associates and Indyk Architects.

The luxurious pool at Melbourne’s Crown Metropol by Bates Smart.
Discussion | Jeff Copolov and Jan Eastwood | 23 Oct 2013

10 Trends: The future of hotels

Artichoke identifies the ten key drivers shaping hospitality and expanding the designer’s role.